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USM alumna achieves a first in conducting the North Shore Philharmonic Orchestra
Marshunda Smith conducted for the North Shore Philharmonic Orchestra on February 25.
USM Professor to test lake water quality
USM Professor Karen Wilson will participate in the testing of Highland Lake's water quality this summer.
Weekly Events Highlights
USM event highlights — week of April 12 - 19, 2018. Here are just a few of the many events happening this week, visit the USM Calendar of Events for the full listing.
Sun Journal features student-run Community Clinic at Lewiston campus
A new feature story in the Sun Journal examines the just-opened community clinic at USM’s Lewiston-Auburn College. Reporter Kathryn Skelton talked with the mom of a child at the clinic, some of the Master’s in Occupational Therapy students who run the facility and Mary Anderson, the clinic's coordinator and a lecturer in the MOT program.
USM Engineering alumni: From connecting circuits to building the Navy's newest ships
Before Hector Ortiz and Ron Peterson joined Bath Iron Works — helping to design and build the Navy’s state-of-the-art ships — the University of Southern Maine wrought and tempered them into engineers. The rigor of USM’s fully-accredited Department of Engineering prepared the 2014 graduates to perform important roles for the 130-year-old shipbuilder, they said.
Seacoast Online highlights USM's Nicolas Dosman and "Requiem For My Mother"
Seacoast Online highlights USM's Nicolas Dosman and "Requiem For My Mother."
Weekly Event Highlights
USM event highlights — week of April 5 - 12, 2018. Here are just a few of the many events happening this week, visit the USM Calendar of Events for the full listing.
USM President Cummings talks resurgence and workforce development on WCSH-TV's "207"
University of Southern Maine President Glenn Cummings talked about USM’s resurgence on the WCSH-TV news program “207.” Topics included the school’s financial turnaround from a $4 million deficit to an $8 million reserve, rising admission and retention rates and new initiatives aimed at further workforce development.
World-renowned scientist and USM alumnus recognizes professor & mentor
With his USM mentor at his side, scientist Ray Stevens '86 announced plans to renovate the lecture hall inside the Portland Campus science building. It will be renamed, “The John S. Ricci Lecture Hall.”
Replay: 'The USM Update,' April 2, 2018
In this episode of "The USM Update," University of Southern Maine President Glenn Cummings continues in talking about the University's many workforce initiatives, this time in the fields of biology, aquaculture and engineering.